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Ride 24/7 Tour of the Cotswolds Sportive

Cycle Sportive , Cirencester – Sunday, 23 Jun 2024

British Cycling Grading

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Very Hard

Event Summary

Event Overview

This is a new exciting event being organised and hosted by Ride 24/7 Cycle Shop, and Via Roma Cycle Events & Coaching.

The event will host a route that will challenge the most experienced rider.

The first 30 entrants will receive a goodie bag that will be supplied by Pas Normal Studios.

The long route will be 247 kilometres and approx 3000 metres (9850 feet) of climbing, the route will take in the best of what the Cotswolds has to offer.

Long Route - 247 Kilometres.

Medium Route - 100 Kilometres.

Short Route - 30 Kilometres.

 

The event will be supported by: Pas Normal Studios, Wahoo and Maurten Nutrition.

All of the above traders will be present on the day with a pop-up store showing their products, there will also be an opportunity to try some products including Wahoo power pedals and shoes.

What you will receive on the day:

Competitors number with emergency contact details

Route Card with QR Code

Coffee and Pastry's will be available to purchase from the 'Coffee Lada' which will be located out the front of Ride 24/7.

Signage to identify any risks

Medi Bike roaming the route

Support vehicle roaming the route 

Well stocked feed-stations 

GPX file to all pre-entered riders via QR Code

Finishing medal to all pre-entered riders.

 

The route will be signed identifying risks, and confirmation markers throughout, however not every junction will be signed, therefore we strongly advise that you use a GPS cycle computer to navigate the route. 

If you do not have a cycle GPS computer we have access to 50 Wahoo computers pre-loaded with the event route, if you would like a computer to use free of charge please email us after registration to book your computer. 

When you collect your computer you will just need to provide a picture of your driving licence.

 

Note: this event will be limited to 500 participants, therefore be quick to pre-enter!

 

Event Details

Event URN:

538641

Start Date:

Sun, 23rd Jun 2024

Event Type:

Cycle Sportive (Non-Competitive)

Venue:

Unit 1 , Apolo Court , Love Lane , Cirencester , Gloucestershire , GL71ZR

View map

Cheques payable to:

Enter online at British Cycling

Entry close date

Sun, 16th Jun 2024

Event Website:

Visit Website

Event Organiser:

Grant Bayton
viaromacycling@googlemail.com

Safeguarding lead:

Dave Evans
info@ride-247.co.uk

British Cycling Grading:

This event has been graded using data collected by British Cycling Mapping

About the Event

Info for Riders

You will be able to sign on at Ride 24/7 Cycle shop on Saturday 22nd June from 10am until 8pm in the evening, this is when you can collect your rider number, and cycle computer for those that have requested one.

Riders that sign up on the long route will be set off from 6:30am.

Please Note: if the 247 route is becoming difficult there is a short cut through that will reduce the distance by a third, this will be made clear on the information pack sent out prior to the event.

The start time for the long route will be 6:30am, and the cut off for the Long Route will be 8pm.

There will be plenty of free parking close to the sign on and start, this will be marshalled on the day.

Medium and Short routes will depart from 10am.

Riders will be set off in waves.

Due to the roads not being closed we expect riders to be curtious to other road users, and abide by the rules of the Highway.

 

 

The Rides

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Ride 24/7 Tour of the Cotswolds Sportive - LONG Ride
Date Start Distance BCG Est. Field Size Entry Fee (from)
Sun 23/06/24 06:30 14 hr / plus 1 laps / 247km / 153 miles 574 250 ---
Entry: On Day: (£45.00)
Sun 23/06/24 – 06:30
5
British Cycling Grading: 574 | Est. Field Size: 250
14 hr / plus 1 laps / 247km / 153 miles  | 
Ride 24/7 Tour of the Cotswolds Sportive - MEDIUM Ride
Date Start Distance BCG Est. Field Size Entry Fee (from)
Sun 23/06/24 10:00 08 hr / plus 1 laps / 97km / 60 miles 0 150 ---
Entry: On Day: (£30.00)
Sun 23/06/24 – 10:00
British Cycling Grading: 0 | Est. Field Size: 150
08 hr / plus 1 laps / 97km / 60 miles  | 
Ride 24/7 Tour of the Cotswolds Sportive - SHORT Ride
Date Start Distance BCG Est. Field Size Entry Fee (from)
Sun 23/06/24 10:00 02 hr / plus 1 laps / 32km / 20 miles 0 100 ---
Entry: On Day: (£25.00)
Sun 23/06/24 – 10:00
British Cycling Grading: 0 | Est. Field Size: 100
02 hr / plus 1 laps / 32km / 20 miles  | 

Event Summary

Event Overview

This is a new exciting event being organised and hosted by Ride 24/7 Cycle Shop, and Via Roma Cycle Events & Coaching.

The event will host a route that will challenge the most experienced rider.

The first 30 entrants will receive a goodie bag that will be supplied by Pas Normal Studios.

The long route will be 247 kilometres and approx 3000 metres (9850 feet) of climbing, the route will take in the best of what the Cotswolds has to offer.

Long Route - 247 Kilometres.

Medium Route - 100 Kilometres.

Short Route - 30 Kilometres.

 

The event will be supported by: Pas Normal Studios, Wahoo and Maurten Nutrition.

All of the above traders will be present on the day with a pop-up store showing their products, there will also be an opportunity to try some products including Wahoo power pedals and shoes.

What you will receive on the day:

Competitors number with emergency contact details

Route Card with QR Code

Coffee and Pastry's will be available to purchase from the 'Coffee Lada' which will be located out the front of Ride 24/7.

Signage to identify any risks

Medi Bike roaming the route

Support vehicle roaming the route 

Well stocked feed-stations 

GPX file to all pre-entered riders via QR Code

Finishing medal to all pre-entered riders.

 

The route will be signed identifying risks, and confirmation markers throughout, however not every junction will be signed, therefore we strongly advise that you use a GPS cycle computer to navigate the route. 

If you do not have a cycle GPS computer we have access to 50 Wahoo computers pre-loaded with the event route, if you would like a computer to use free of charge please email us after registration to book your computer. 

When you collect your computer you will just need to provide a picture of your driving licence.

 

Note: this event will be limited to 500 participants, therefore be quick to pre-enter!

 

Event Details

Event URN:

538641

Start Date:

Sun, 23rd Jun 2024

Event Type:

Cycle Sportive (Non-Competitive)

Venue:

Unit 1 , Apolo Court , Love Lane , Cirencester , Gloucestershire , GL71ZR

View map

Cheques payable to:

Enter online at British Cycling

Entry close date

Sun, 16th Jun 2024

Event Website:

Visit Website

Event Organiser:

Grant Bayton
viaromacycling@googlemail.com

Safeguarding lead:

Dave Evans
info@ride-247.co.uk

British Cycling Grading:

This event has been graded using data collected by British Cycling Mapping

About the Event

Info for Riders

You will be able to sign on at Ride 24/7 Cycle shop on Saturday 22nd June from 10am until 8pm in the evening, this is when you can collect your rider number, and cycle computer for those that have requested one.

Riders that sign up on the long route will be set off from 6:30am.

Please Note: if the 247 route is becoming difficult there is a short cut through that will reduce the distance by a third, this will be made clear on the information pack sent out prior to the event.

The start time for the long route will be 6:30am, and the cut off for the Long Route will be 8pm.

There will be plenty of free parking close to the sign on and start, this will be marshalled on the day.

Medium and Short routes will depart from 10am.

Riders will be set off in waves.

Due to the roads not being closed we expect riders to be curtious to other road users, and abide by the rules of the Highway.

 

 

The Rides

5
Ride 24/7 Tour of the Cotswolds Sportive - LONG Ride
Date Start Distance BCG Est. Field Size Entry Fee (from)
Sun 23/06/24 06:30 14 hr / plus 1 laps / 247km / 153 miles 574 250 ---
Entry: On Day: (£45.00)
Sun 23/06/24 – 06:30
5
British Cycling Grading: 574 | Est. Field Size: 250
14 hr / plus 1 laps / 247km / 153 miles  | 
Ride 24/7 Tour of the Cotswolds Sportive - MEDIUM Ride
Date Start Distance BCG Est. Field Size Entry Fee (from)
Sun 23/06/24 10:00 08 hr / plus 1 laps / 97km / 60 miles 0 150 ---
Entry: On Day: (£30.00)
Sun 23/06/24 – 10:00
British Cycling Grading: 0 | Est. Field Size: 150
08 hr / plus 1 laps / 97km / 60 miles  | 
Ride 24/7 Tour of the Cotswolds Sportive - SHORT Ride
Date Start Distance BCG Est. Field Size Entry Fee (from)
Sun 23/06/24 10:00 02 hr / plus 1 laps / 32km / 20 miles 0 100 ---
Entry: On Day: (£25.00)
Sun 23/06/24 – 10:00
British Cycling Grading: 0 | Est. Field Size: 100
02 hr / plus 1 laps / 32km / 20 miles  | 

British Cycling Grading

5
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Very Hard

British Cycling Grading

5
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Very Hard

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